Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

No trains between South Tottenham and Barking until 12:45 on Sunday 28 January

Start date
28/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains between Gospel Oak and Barking

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Engineering work is taking place between South Tottenham and Barking, closing the line.

Until 12:45, no trains will run between South Tottenham and Barking.

Buses will run between Walthamstow Central (for Victoria Line and London Overground via Chingford / London Liverpool Street) and Barking.

Buses will stop at East Ham for District and Hammersmith & City Line connections.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers can use London Buses between South Tottenham and Walthamstow Queens Road

Customers can use London Underground between Seven Sisters and Walthamstow Central; and also between East Ham and Barking.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Buses and London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

From spring 2018, new four-carriage electric trains will provide double the current capacity so that twice as many people can travel comfortably on this route.

This project is part of the London Railway Upgrade Plan, creating new connections and increasing capacity in peak hour by 30%.